With more than 25 years of experience, Brian Mattes is a pivotal character in the field of public relations. He is currently a Principal of The Vanguard Group where, since 1984, he has served as Director of Public Relations. In 1999, Mattes was recognized by “The Public Relations Seminar” as one of America’s 200 leading senior communications executives. He is also a member of The Wisemen, a professional association of America’s leading corporate communications officers. Mattes is a frequent guest lecturer at Temple University and also serves on the Board of Visitors with the Public Relations Committee.